There are 5 ways to get from Milan to French Riviera by train, bus, ferry or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train Trenitalia Eurocity  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Antibes Ec

$55 - $80

Cheapest option

Train Trenitalia  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Rogoredo to Menton En
  2. Take the train from Menton to Antibes Tgv

$41 - $72

3 alternative options

Bus  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Milano Lampugnano to Nice Avenue Felix Faure

$55 - $78

Thello, ferry  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Take the Thello from Milano Centrale to Saint Raphaël
  2. Take the ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres

$67 - $83

Fly, line 31 bus, travel  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Nice (NCE) LIN - NCE
  2. Take the line 31 bus from Gare Routiere to Gare Routiere
  3. Travel from Gare Routiere to French Riviera

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The cheapest way to get from Milan to French Riviera is to train which costs 30€ - 65€ and takes 10 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to French Riviera is to train which costs 45€ - 65€ and takes 6 h 45 min.

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The distance between Milan and French Riviera is 298 km.

The best way to get from Milan to French Riviera without a car is to train which takes 6 h 45 min and costs 45€ - 65€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 45 min to get from Milan to French Riviera, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Milan to French Riviera is to train which takes 6 h 45 min and costs 45€ - 65€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 9 h 10 min.

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There is no direct flight from Milan Linate Airport to Nice Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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KLM, Brussels Airlines, Air France and five other airlines offer flights from Milan Linate Airport to Nice Airport.

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There are 2141+ hotels available in French Riviera. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Milan to Milan Linate Airport is to line 73 bus which takes 20 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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Map of how to get from Milan to French Riviera.
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  • Distance: 186.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 45 min

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and French Riviera, FR-93, France?

Trenitalia Eurocity operates a train from Milan to French Riviera once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 5 h 4 min. Alternatively, Eurolines IT operates a bus from Milan to French Riviera 3 times a week. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Nice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Nice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,100
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Nice via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Nice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Milan Linate to Nice via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Nice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Nice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Antibes
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Saint Raphaël
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
thello.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Rogoredo to Menton
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Menton to Antibes
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $20
1st Class
$17 - $27
Bus operators
Envibus
Phone
04 89 87 72
Email
envibus@agglo-casa[.fr
Website
envibus.fr
Bus from Gare Routiere to Gare Routiere
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
envibus-api.koezio.com
Ferry operators
Les Bateaux Verts
Phone
+33 (0)494 492 939
Email
info@bateauxverts.com
Website
bateauxverts.com
Ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
bateauxverts.com

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